|Pedro M. Ruiz, Sr.
December 31, 1927 – July 29, 2019
Pedro M. Ruiz, 91, of Culver, passed away on July 29, 2019.
Pedro was born December 31, 1927 in Donna, Texas, one of several children born to Alejandro and Paz
(Medrano) Ruiz. He fell in love and married Manuela Chavez. They then moved to Indiana and began
raising their family of 10 children. Manuela preceded him in death in 2002.
Pedro worked 37 years at Osborn Seed & Equipment Co. and retired as a foreman in 1987. He was a
member of the Moose Lodge in Plymouth and enjoyed music. He also loved to dance. Pedro was a man
who loved his family dearly and believed in always doing your best.
Pedro is survived by his children: Juan, Estaban, Daniel, Pedro Jr., Eloid, Roy, Eva, and Olga Ruiz,
Delia Lopez, and Enedina (Nina) Cross; 16 grandchildren; and 7 great-grandchildren.
A Celebration of Life will be held for Pedro at the Plymouth Moose Lodge on Saturday, August 17, 2019,
at 2:00 pm EDT. Friends and family may gather there from 1:00 – 5:00 pm EDT. Refreshments will be